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Kyle Fleiger Receives Aviation Scholarship

Kyle Fleiger, a recent Versailles High School graduate has received a $10,000 scholarship for private pilot flight training thanks to EAA Chapter 1254 of Camdenton and the Ray Aviation Scholarship program administered by the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) in Oshkosh, Wisc. The scholarship is designed to support recipients through both written and practical segments of

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Nickels and Sense 06-23-22

by Bryan E. Jones, Publisher In the best interest of the city? Doing the right thing should be a guiding principle for all of us. Sometimes doing the right thing means UN-doing the wrong thing. A few weeks ago, the Versailles City Council amended an ordinance regarding competitive bidding. The revised ordinance included the following

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Master Gardener Slass Graduates Nine

Nine participants from local and neighboring counties completed the 2022 Master Gardener Core Training course and celebrated with a graduation gathering Saturday, June 11 in Versailles. Graduates include David Klamm, Linda Klamm, Raylene Blanks-Bentch, Natalie Huffstickler, Shelby Burns, Tiffini Wright, Alfred Woods, Jessica Whitworth, and Peter and Tixieanna Dissmore The Missouri Master Gardener program is

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Royal Ranger Place At Pow Wow

The Royal Rangers Outpost No. 213, from New Life Assembly of God in Barnett, took second place overall in the large church division at this year’s Southern Missouri District Pow Wow June 10-12 at Camp Millhouser in Rocky Mount. Royal Rangers with their trophy and ribbon are, front from left, Jackson Oellerich, Matheas Murdock, Roman

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Library Bookworm 06-23-22

by Stacey Embry,Director,Morgan County Library It’s My Fault June 14 came and went this year, four years since I was diagnosed with cancer. Four years. They have been exceptional, and I use that word like Dr. Anderson did when he saw my first PET scan, “…exceptional. No, not in a good way.” Well, obviously there

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